Make sure your mobile device is enabled to receive WEA’s (Wireless Emergency Alerts) which are alerts send out by the National Weather Service and other agencies to inform you of disasters or emergencies.
Check out weather.com on how to enable WEAs on your device.
Visit weather.gov/wrn/wea for more information on WEAs!
Emergency Alert System
The Emergency Alert System (EAS) is a national public warning system that allows the president to address the nation within 10 minutes during a national emergency. State and local authorities may also use the system to deliver important emergency information such as weather information, imminent threats, AMBER alerts and local incident information targeted to specific areas.
NOAA Weather Radio
NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards (NWR) is a nationwide network of radio stations that broadcast continuous weather information from the nearest National Weather Service office based on your physical location.
You can receive other important information by following local news and weather channels, checking weather forecasts regularly, and adding a weather radio to your emergency kit.